Defenses against Liability for Slip and Fall Injuries

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What Is a Slip and Fall Injury?

Slip and fall injuries can result in legal liability if the slip and fall occurred on the property of someone who had a duty to keep his or her premises in a safe condition.

What Defenses Do I Have If Someone Is Suing Me for a Slip and Fall Accident?

If someone is injured in a slip and fall accident on your property, you might be held legally responsible for his or her injuries. However, the plaintiff has to actually prove negligence on your part and there are several defenses you can assert that might limit or completely eliminate any liability you might have.

Do I Need an Attorney?

Slip and fall cases can result you in paying large amounts of money to the plaintiff. It is best to consult with an experienced personal injury lawyer who can help you respond to a slip and fall lawsuit and who can put forth on your behalf the defenses that have the highest chance of succeeding.

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Last Modified: 06-12-2014 11:03 AM PDT

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